‘Tis the season to be making records. After the Tour-de-Force made records for Philippine artist Ronald Ventura, its now Romanian painter Grigorescu who is creating records with the sale of his painting ‘Peasant Girl Resting’.
The painting sold for a stunning EUR 270,000 ($400,000) on April 13th. With this sale, the painting became the most expensive art work in Romania. This makes Nicolea Grigorescu only the third painter whose painting has reached and crossed EUR 200,000 this year.